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Townsville Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.7°C steady
Updated at 00:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C steady
Dew Point 18.8°C rising
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NNE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:59 EST
Sunset sunset
18:10 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 17.7°C
Alva Beach 23.5°C
Lucinda Point 23.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2
Tue
Oct 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 27°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 20% 5% 40% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NE 14km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 26km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 26km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 58% 60% 55% 62% 56% 61% 52% 61% 53% 63% 55% 65% 57%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 18°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:37 EST
sunrise
05:59 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
rise
Wed 10:50 EST
set
Thu 00:10 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 26
15.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 25
15.5°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
18.5°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
20.4°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
19.6°C 29.6°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
919.2mm
68.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
662.8mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
899.2mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
120.8mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
14th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
28.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
20th
Total This Month
1.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.4mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
84.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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